Oct. 27, 2000
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.... In Flight A singles action at the UT Fall Classic on the campus of the University of Tennessee Andre Van Der Merwe of UAB defeated L. Nikel of Furman 7-6, 6-3 in first round play and knocked off V. Burki of Austin Peay 7-6, 6-3 in second round play to advance to the quarterfinals. Alex Jung of UAB knocked off J. Hu of Memphis 6-0, 6-2 in first round action and defeated C. Casey of Mississippi 5-7, 6-1, 10-4 in second round play to advance to the quarterfinals. Tom Dalby of UAB topped A. Nicin of Stetson 6-3, 6-2 also in first round play and fell to P. Chureri of Ole Miss 6-2, 2-6, 8-10 in second round play.
In Flight A Doubles play, Van Der Merwe and Rusty Walker defeated I. Tatishvali and Marchetti of West Virginia 8-1 in first round play.